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19034 John Montgomery delegate to the Continental
Congress for Pennsylvania from 1782 until 1784.
AMS, 5” x 8”. “Carlisle 26th Decbr 1804 Sir, Please
to pay Mr. James Given order two hundred and
forty dollars 41 cents one quarter interest due the
trustees of Dickinson College on this public work
payable on the first of Janry 1804. $240.41 George
Simson Esquire, Cashier of the U S Bank,
Philadelphia. I am your humble svt, John
Montgomery.” Montgomery was one of the founders
of Dickinson College, serving as a trustee from 1783
until his death in 1808. $75
Note: Montgomery wrote 1808 at the top by mistake
it is actually 1804.